Associate Quality Specialist

Job description

About Your New Employer

My client, a global health care company that formulates a range of innovative medicines through its prescription, vaccines, biologic therapies, and animal health products is now hiring an Associate Quality Specialist for a 12-month defined term contract.

They use the power of leading-edge science to save and improve people's lives worldwide.

Operating out of 6 locations in Ireland they promote a diverse and collaborative culture within their business.

About Your New Job

  • Uses knowledge to improve Quality Systems, solve problems, provide continuous improvement, and execute tasks.
  • Provides compliance contribution to project teams and leads small projects.
  • Understands and applies regulatory / compliance requirements to their role together with remaining current on upcoming regulatory and compliance changes.
  • Makes decisions within guidelines and policies which impact own priorities and allocation of time to meet deadlines.
  • Participation in inspections of Site by Divisional / Regulatory Bodies / third parties together with follow-up actions where applicable.
  • Participation in and leading internal inspections.
  • Participate in GMP Walkthroughs.
  • Manage supplier agreements and supply maps.
  • Deviation Management & Change Control approval.


What Skills You Need

  • Degree or 3rd level qualification (Science, Quality). 
  • 5 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry or a similar operating environment which includes experience in a Quality function.
  • Quality Assurance SME knowledge, from both operational and educational experience, is required.
  • Knowledge and experience in interpreting current regulatory requirements and providing independent support to the site.
  • Advanced PC skills such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Stakeholder management of multiple decision makers, auditors, and cross-functional teams by demonstrating the ability. to maintain and strengthen trust relationships with people on all levels.
  • Proven decision-making capability with full accountability and responsibility.


What’s on Offer

  • Full-time – 39 hours
  • 12-month defined term contract
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Hourly & weekly paid


What’s Next​

  • For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Meggan Tully on 087-7631660/

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